I am a visual designer and brand developer that creatively communicates the mission and offerings of organizations and businesses. I connect brands to their audience through bold visual direction and intentional content creation.

Skills

Design

UI graphics
Layout
Brand identity
Data visualization
Color theory

Content

SEO
Interviewing + storytelling
Proofing + editing
Content planning
Marketing + product copy

Personal

Process development
Content organization
Collaboration
Design + copy critique
Project management

Interaction

User flows
Heuristic evaluation
Concept sketches
Wireframing
Video editing

Tools

Illustrator
Lightroom
Photoshop
InDesign
Premiere Pro
XD
Microsoft Suite
G-Suites
Figma
Canon, Panasonic, Sony camera systems

Case Studies

UI Web Design

Crafting a solution for transforming an outdated brand identity and web interface that broadened the opportunity for nation-wide expansion and increases target market and user experience.

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Creative Branding

Developing the brand identity of an offering within a multi-market company offering in-person and digital interaction. Social media content and videos, print material, and web interface organization that contribute to a broader marketing initiative.

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Annual Report

Turning low-quality imagery and high amounts of data into an organized 85-page report for a non-profit. Designed for nation-wide print distribution and digital reading (with sections, references linked).

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Project Launch

Print and digital identity launch for a non-profit focusing on PFML across the country. I helped Panorama Global publish a website with a simple, image-forward identity and two annual reports — all within a very, very quick timeline.

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Experience


BOULDERING PROJECT, design manager (previously graphic designer)

RK DESIGN LLC, visual designer + editor

FONTE COFFEE ROASTER, brand manager

WOMEN’S LIFESTYLE MAGAZINE, managing editor (previously editorial coordinator)

THE IMAGINATION FACTORY, front-end web designer + content producer

Education


SCHOOL OF VISUAL CONCEPTS, typography + design

UNI OF PITTSBURGH, certificate, diversity + inclusion in the workplace

BELLEVUE COLLEGE, post-bacc courses in sociocultural anthropology

INDIANA STATE UNIVERSITY, BS in journalism, international studies

Let’s create
something together.